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Magic. And Magnificent.

"Magic" is a pretty big call, especially while the rest of Southern Australia is in the midst of a violent cold snap. But "magic" was indeed a very appropriate and often used word for conditions on Day 3 of the 2018 Green Island Nats. Super…
GINats
July 17, 2018
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Green Island Magic

Bigger may not always be better, but today the wind numbers may be small but the performance was big.. The magnificent view that greeted competitors at today's event. Light but consistent conditions in the 12-15 knot range were forecast and that is basically right down…
GINats
July 16, 2018
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Vive le France! GI Style.

OK, so it is the Aussie Nats, but understandable excitement for World Cup reached fever pitch Day2 as top French competitor Max Gaubert came flying down the docks on a skateboard proudly flying his Tricolor after the French team's overnight victory. Asked had he stayed…
GINats
July 16, 2018
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Day 1 – Take Off !!

Day 1 of the 2018 GI Nats Australian Championships got off to a flying start right from the start of Day 1. In classic 15-20 powered conditions, the first 2 Tables of downwind slalom were completed on a mid tide in the renowned Reef Flats…
GINats
July 15, 2018
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2018 Competitor Infopacks distributed

The 2018 Competitor Information packs have been distributed directly to each registrant email. Please check your email account for this important info update, containing this year's event information, timetable and schedule. Useful information regarding transfers, ticketing as well as general transit and travel info is…
GINats
July 7, 2018
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Countdown!

The Countdown is on. 7 days til the start of Green Island 2018. And for most participants, they simply can't wait to get there. Southern regions of Australia have shivered through an extraordinary run of cold weather. Time to hit the runways and head for…
GINats
July 7, 2018
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On Any Sunday…

Sunday the 15th of July this year, to be precise... For those in the know, cast your minds back to the previous 5 years. Warm water, consistent trade winds and, for the most part, blue sky days. Camaraderie. Stoke. Shear enjoyment. And shared enjoyment. It's…
GINats
June 19, 2018
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Some things don’t grow old…

Seems those iconic pictures from the original GI 2013 just won’t fade. And why would they ?? Spirit of the Reef. JC’s epic coverage of the original GI 2013 went global, with full color feature articles in the world's leading windsurf mags including UK Windsurf…
GINats
June 19, 2018